BlueRun Ventures

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BlueRun Ventures
Type Private Ownership
Industry Venture Capital
Founded 1988
Founders John Malloy
Headquarters Menlo Park, CA
Beijing, Shanghai
Seoul
Key people John Malloy, Jonathan Ebinger, Kwan Yoon, Jui Tan, Jay Jamison
Services Early Stage & Mobile investments
Employees 15+
Website brv.com

BlueRun Ventures is an early stage venture firm focused on mobile opportunities globally. The company has offices in Menlo Park, Beijing, Shanghai, and Seoul.[1]

History[edit]

BlueRun Ventures was founded in 1998 by general partner John Malloy.[2] The company was previously known as Nokia Ventures.[3]

Portfolio companies (past and present)[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About BlueRun". brv.com/about/. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "BlueRun Ventures - Founding Team". brv.com/people/john-malloy. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "The Funded". thefunded.com/funds/show/BlueRun+Ventures. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "It's Official". brv.com. Ian Bell. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Interest Advertising API". brv.com/company/140-proof. BRV. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Apple Acquires App-Search Engine Chomp". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Find & rate dishes, not just restaurants". brv.com/company/foodspotting/. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  8. ^ "Crunchbase - BRV". crunchbase.com/company/paypal. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  9. ^ "Ebay Acquires PayPal". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PayPal#Acquisition_by_eBay. Wikipedia. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  10. ^ "Crunchbase - Slide". crunchbase.com/company/slide. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  11. ^ "Slide Acquired by Google for $182 Million". Wikipedia. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  12. ^ "Realtime Twitter Search". brv.com/company/topsy/. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  13. ^ "Free, Crowdsourced Realtime Traffic and Navigation". brv.com/company/waze/. BRV. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  14. ^ "Free, Kabbage CrunchBase page". CrunchBase. Retrieved 5 February 2013.